Myofibroblasts defined by electron microscopy suggest the dedifferentiation of smooth muscle within the sac walls associated with congenital inguinal hernia


Tanyel F. C. , Muftuoglu S., Dagdeviren A., Kaymaz F. , Buyukpamukcu N.

BJU INTERNATIONAL, cilt.87, ss.251-255, 2001 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

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Objective To ascertain the presence of myofibroblasts in sacs associated with inguinal hernia in children, through an ultrastructural evaluation using electron microscopy